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Valentine's Gift Ideas Under $25

Valentine's Day is fast approaching.  And that means so is the gift giving.  Personally, I'm all about the small, thoughtful gifts rather than the cliche, over-the-top ones.  I'm not a big fan of red roses, stuffed animals or chocolates.  I'd much rather have something along these lines...all of which are under $25 dollars.  Boys, pay attention!  And girls, send your boys this link ;) 

1.  Pinwheel Press personalized note cards- $16 for 8
Being the stationery lover that I am, it might be a shock to you that I have none with my new (10 months)  married name.  So these would make a perfect gift!  Especially since they come in this chevron pattern that I love.  Pinwheel Press has a ton of really cute designs with multiple colors from which to choose.  You'll have a hard time just picking one!  
2.  Anthropologie's Ikat Bowls- $8  
Another favorite pattern of mine is ikat.  I could have it on everything and be happy.  And since I've developed my mom's obsession for loving bowls, these definitely got me.  And they're only $8!  You can't beat that for a sweet little gift to house your jewelry or accessorize your coffee table.
3. Hopnail Lotion Pump-$19
Another weakness of mine--Hobnail.  Whether it's cups, vases, bowls or even this unique lotion dispenser, I love it all.  Who wouldn't want to feature this pretty little pump on their bathroom shelf?  
4.  E! Glamour Goddess Makeup Palette- $25
I was introduced to this palette after the golden globes, and it immediately went on my wish list.  I'm normally not one for makeup sets, but all of the colors in this one really do it for me.  With the easy to follow application tips, you can look super glamourous for your Valentine in no time.  
5.  OPI Elephantastic Pink Nail Polish- $5
OPI is by far my favorite nail polish line.  Their polishes are long-lasting, glossy and vibrant.  This Elephantastic Pink is no exception, and it's bright hue has me longing for the days of spring. 
6.  Domino: The Book of Decorating- $18
For all of you other lovers of decorating, this book is for you.  I was so sad when Domino magazine announced they would no longer be in print two year ago.  Their pages of what I like to call "bohemian chic" style made my day every time it appeared in my mailbox.  But since those days are gone, there is only one thing to do....Buy their book featuring many of their rooms and designer tips!  Aside from giving inspiration, it's adorable cover also makes for a great addition to your coffee table books.
7.  Bath & Body Works Lavender Vanilla Aromatherapy Lotion-$13
This is by far one of my favorite scents in the world.  I have been using Bath & Body Works Lavender Vanilla Aromatherapy line since it first came out when I was in high school.  I think I've purchased just about everything featured in the line and none of it disappoints.  And since it's always in constant use, it's always in need of constant replenishing.  This is definitely a gift I'll never tire of.  :)
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